YORYM-A744C7: Medieval Coin : Penny of an uncertain ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-A744C7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver mediveal halfpenny, probably Edward I- Edward III (1279-1377), mint: London.

The coin is broken into three pieces and is very worn.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1279
Date to: Circa AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 15.5 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I - III
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Halfpenny or farthing of Edward I - III, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [--]WAR [------------]
Reverse description: Long cross
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Paull (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA1725
Four figure Latitude: 53.70832043
Four figure longitude: -0.2289042
1:25K map: TA1725
1:10K map: TA12NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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